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Edit Bay - Episode 16

November 17, 2009, 04:07 AM

http://lfhd.net/2009/11/17/the-edit-bay-episode-16...

Apparently I missed posting this, but the sixteenth episode of THE EDIT BAY is now available for download, and has been for a couple weeks. This one is about "rock and rolling" a cut about....Jesus.

Editing Emmerich's 2012

November 16, 2009, 04:04 AM

http://www.postmagazine.com/ME2/dirmod.asp?sid=&nm...

CULVER CITY - Editor Peter S. Elliot and assistant editor Rob Molina were part of the team that cut Roland Emmerich’s new apocalyptic feature 2012. The film stars John Cusack, Amanda Peet, Danny Glover and Chiwetel Ejiofor, and was shot digitally using the Genesis camera, though 35mm was used for some underwater sequences. Post recently had a chance to chat with members of the editorial team regarding their work on the 2 hour and 35 minute film, which is loaded with visual effects, many...

Making the right Connection

November 13, 2009, 04:00 AM

https://www.editorsguild.com/magazine.cfm?ArticleI...

Since she discovered her passion for post-production while studying film at the University of California Santa Barbara, there was nothing up in the air about the career choice of Dana Glauberman, A.C.E. Originally interested in photography, she took a production class that had her doing everything from writing to directing and producing. It was that class––and cutting her Super-8 short film––that opened her eyes to the joys and wonders of editing.

Fixing Television, One Show at a Time

November 13, 2009, 03:59 AM

https://www.editorsguild.com/magazine.cfm?ArticleI...

To hear Stuart Bass, A.C.E., talk about television editing, one might think he has an insouciant attitude towards his craft. "Editing comedy is a specific talent...it’s just difficult to say what that talent is," he says glibly. According to his website, www.filmbutcher.com, he has written or has been a contributor to such books as How to Get Ahead in Hollywood Without Any Talent and Make Sure the Below-the-Line People Stay There...

Cut/Print

November 13, 2009, 03:58 AM

https://www.editorsguild.com/magazine.cfm?ArticleI...

Despite the proliferation of eBooks and the Internet, publishing of actual books on paper about motion pictures continued strong in 2009. As we move into the second decade of the 21st century, editing technologies are highly volatile. But the need for reference manuals that one can carry about and easily access endures. Here is a holiday garland of recent books that post-production professionals and movie buffs may find essential reading.

Crossing the Line

November 12, 2009, 03:55 AM

http://www.joyoffilmediting.com/?p=2095

Crossing the line is an extension of screen direction and one of the most challenging shooting and editing concepts to remember. I like the idea of crossing the line metaphorically in terms of living one’s life. Visually crossing the line is becoming more acceptable and more frequently seen on screen and tube.

Future Shock

November 11, 2009, 03:54 AM

https://www.editorsguild.com/FromTheGuild.cfm?From...

"One of the benefits of being an editor is you get to develop a close relationship with the producer and the directors," says FlashForward editor and co-producer Jeff Betancourt. "I’d worked with [executive producer] David Goyer before. We always had this idea that FlashForward would be an intimate epic. We wanted to capture those two aspects and make sure the drama, performance and connection come through the characters. At the same time, we wanted to give it the scope, the feel, of a big...

Booking a DI Session

November 10, 2009, 03:53 AM

http://www.scottsimmons.tv/blog/2009/11/10/booking...

The Scott Simmons Blog has posted this funny video about DI Booking. As he said: "The title is Booking a DI Session but this rings true for offline and online edit sessions as well!"

Writing for Editing

November 5, 2009, 03:41 AM

http://www.writersstore.com/article.php?articles_i...

There's the picture that's written, the picture that's shot and the show that's edited. So why not write for editing? How do I do this, you ask. Here are a few suggestions...

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